Saidapet legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BJP and BSP.
In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate J. Jayavardhan a good lead of around 136625 votes. However, the situation in 2016 assembly election is completely different from the general election of 2014.
Banking on the anti-incumbency factor of the ruling AIADMK, the DMK has made significant impact on the voters of this constituency, the AIADMK is holding on to its ground with its slew of welfare schemes.
It is difficult predict the outcome of the polls for which primarily lower middle class people are the related voters will decide the verdict.
|Name of the Candidate||Party Name||Results|
|None of the Above||NOTA||3541|
|MANOHARAN.M||Naam Tamilar Katchi||2725|
|VISHNURAM.M||Youth And Students Party||207|
|THOMAS.C||Lok Jan Shakti Party||95|
In the 2011 and 2006 assembly elections AIADMK party won this constituency under the leadership of G. Senthamizhan. The DMK party has won this constituency seven times under the leadership of various party members.
Saidapet court is the other court in Chennai city. The saidapet railway station and the bus depot are major places for local commuters.